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Staffordshire Brown Tortoiseshell-glazed Cream-colored Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Staffordshire Brown Tortoiseshell-glazed Cream-colored Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1760, asparagus tip finial, molded crabstock handle and spout to a globular shape with traces of gilding to sprig floral and vine designs, ht. 3 3/4 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $300-500

Spout restoration.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Muriel Polikoff, Asparagus, Food and drink, Gilding, Learning, Pottery, Spout, Teapot, Teaware, Tortoiseshell cat, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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